naija news today 231219

  1. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Tottenham v Chelsea: Mourinho reveals action against Son’s red card, blasts VAR operator – Daily Post Nigeria

    Tottenham manager, José Mourinho, has confirmed that the club have appealed against Son Heung-min’s red card during their 2-0 defeat to Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday. Son was sent off in the second half after VAR ruled he kicked out at Cheleea defender Antonio Rüdiger..... Read...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Exclusive update: Shina Peller mobilized over 50 thugs to invade Maroko police station- Lagos police – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Bala Elkana, the spokesperson of the Lagos state police command has confirmed the arrest of Shina Peller, a member of the House of Representatives and owner of Quilox Club in Lagos. In a chat with LIB, Bala said Peller was arrested by the police for mobilizing over 50 thugs to attack men of...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Judge Withdraws From Sowore’s Suit – Information Nigeria

    The Abuja federal high court judge, Ahmed Mohammed, has withdrawn from the fundamental human right enforcement suit filed by the detained convener of RevolutionNow, Omoyele Sowore. Justice Ahmed withdrew from the suit in the early hours of Monday..... Read more via Information Nigeria –...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Kemi Olunloyo retires from Journalism, turns evangelist – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Controversial ‘investigative’ journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has revealed she has retired from journalism and has now turned to an Evangelist leading youths to Jesus in 2020. Announcing the news on her ig page, she wrote; "All my Journalism verified accounts are now.... Read more via Ladun Liadi’s...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Shina Peller is unjustly held hostage for no reason by Lagos police – Management issues statement – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Kola Popoola, the press secretary to Honourable Shina Peller who is currently being detained by Lagos Police has issued a statement on his boss' arrest.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Hoodlums Attack Deji Adeyanju’s Anti-Government Protest In Abuja – Information Nigeria

    Popular activist, Deji Adeyanju and other Nigerians demanding the release of Omoyele Sowore and others in detention were attacked in Abuja on Monday. The protesters, led by Deji Adeyanju were at the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to demand the release of Sowore, Jalingo and.... Read...
  7. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment BBN’s Tacha celebrates birthday with sexy new photos – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Reality star, Anita Natacha Akide who is popularly known as Tacha is a year older today. And to celebrate her special day, she shared beautiful new photos of herself to the delight of her fans..... Read more via Ladun Liadi’s Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  8. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Mompha Flaunts Wealth On Instagram Again After Freedom From EFCC Custody (See His Post) – Naijaloaded

    Mompha has returned to Instagram where he’s known to flaunt his wealth and exotic cars. Recall that mompha was arrested weeks back by the anti-graft agency with claims that he got involved in money laundering, fraud and internet scam..... Read more via Naijaloaded –
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nobody has appointed US policeman of the world â Femi Adesina speaks on inclusion of Nigeria in list of religious intolerant nations – Linda Ikeji’s B

    The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina has criticized US' inclusion of Nigeria in a “Special Watch List (SWL)” of countries that have engaged in or tolerated “severe violations of religious freedom"..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ganduje/Sanusi Reconciliation In Jeopardy As Governor Jets Out To Saudi Arabia – Nairaland

    Despite intervention on the protracted feud between Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, governor of Kano State, and Muhammad Sanusi II, the emir of Kano by two former military Heads of states, General Yakubu Gowon (RTD) and General Abdulsalam Abubakar( RTD), Ganduje is set to travel... Read more via...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics How Buhari fools Nigerians – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Sir: Jesus of Nazareth is the biological son of Joseph and Mary. Jesus Christ, on the other hand, is the God incarnate, Son of the Virgin Mary. The benefit of following the former, according to Seef Konijn, … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Watch list: Stop poke-nosing into our affairs – Presidency finally reacts, attacks US – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Presidency has condemned the decision of the United States, US, to include Nigeria in its “special watch list” of countries that have engaged in or tolerated “severe violations of religious freedom”.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ajimobi Left N19k From N5.2b Withdrawn 3 Weeks To Handing Over: Gov Makinde – Naijaloaded

    Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde, has alleged that the immediate past governor of the state, Abiola Ajimobi, left a paltry balance of N19 000 from N5.2 Billion he allegedly withdrew three weeks to relinquishing power. He made this known during a … Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 19,273 Teachers Failed Qualifying Test – TRCN Registrar – Nairaland

    The Registrar, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, Prof. Segun Ajiboye, said on Sunday that a total of 53, 674 candidates passed the November diet of the Professional Qualification Examination organised by the council to certify teachers in the country. According to the Registrar ...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ganduje Agrees To Pay ₦30,000 Minimum Wage From December 2019 – Nairaland

    The Kano State Government has agreed to commence payment of the N30,000 new minimum wage from December 2019 while arrears of April – November 2019 would be paid in installments over time. President Muhammadu Buhari on April, 18 signed the new minimum wage bill after the passage … Read more...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Vomiting in pregnancy is a sign your child may have higher IQ – Pulse Nigeria

    Looks like scientists have discovered some benefits for people who suffer from nausea and vomiting in pregnancy. And you know what they say, "no pain, no gain." Vomiting in pregnancy: Scientists find mums who suffered from pregnancy sickness tend to have children with higher IQs Vomiting …...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria police promote 623 officers to news ranks (see names) –

    The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the promotion of 623 senior police officers (SPO) across various ranks in the force. Ikechukwu Ani, the head of press and public relations of the commission, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, December 22, in Abuja, the News Agency of...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Northern Christian elders disclose what they want from Buhari as Christmas gift –

    A group of Christian leaders in the north under the auspices of Nothern States Christian Elders Forum (NOSCEF), have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to present the missing Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu to them as Christmas gift. Ejoga Inalegwu, the chairman of the NOSCEF.... Read more...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Tony Tetuila Confirms He’s Suing Wizkid & DJ Tunez For 30 Million For Copy Right Infringement – tooXclusive

    After reports emanated from the Ghanaian press last week about Tic Tac’s decision to sue Wizkid for copyright imfringement on his song, “Fefenefe” with Tony Tetuila which was released about 15 years ago, many found it hard to believe as they … via tooXclusive – Get...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ganduje vs Sanusi: Abdulsalam Abubakar, Fayemi, Masari, others lead reconciliation committee – Daily Post Nigeria

    Following the leadership crisis in Kano State between Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and Mohammed Sanusi, a matter that has since degenerated serious tension within the State, with likely consequences on peace and security and with the possibility of spilling into neighbouring states, a group of...